Meaning of 晓

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(Trad.: 曉)
Pinyin: xiǎo
English Definition: dawn; daybreak; to know; to let sb know; to make explicit
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (sun) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] sun; day; daytime
    • [ yáo ] a legendary ancient emperor-sage
Example Words:
家喻户晓 [ jiā xiǎo ]: understood by everyone (idiom); well known; a household name
晓得 [ xiǎo de ]: to know
何鲁晓夫 [ xiǎo ]: Nikita Khrushchev (1894-1971), secretary-general of Soviet communist party 1953-1964; also written 赫鲁晓夫
分晓 [ fēn xiǎo ]: the result (becomes apparent); now one understands
刘晓波 [ liú xiǎo ]: Liu Xiaobo (1955-2017), Beijing writer and human rights activist, organizer of petition Charter 2008 零八宪章 , Nobel Peace Prize laureate in 2010
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